The Lush Prize

Nominations for the 2015 Prize are now open.


Dr_Dennis_Makau_home We invite nominations from anywhere in the world, for projects which have taken place anywhere in the world – enter or nominate here.

Nominations close on July 24th and judging will take place in September.

On Friday November 20th, £250,000 will be awarded to people and projects deemed to be working most most effectively in the five prize areas.

Now in its fourth year, the Lush Prize has already rewarded 37 scientists and organisations in 19 countries with £750,000 of funding for their outstanding contributions to replacing animal testing.

Enter or Nominate

Until July 24th we invite entries and nominations for the five main prize categories.

Nomination Pages


We accept entries from anywhere in the world, for recent work to replace animal testing.

Full Eligibility Requirements

2014 Prize Winners

Profiles of our twelve outstanding winners of the 2014 Lush Prize, drawn from ten countries.

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About the Prizes

Learn about the different prizes on offer, the rules on eligibility, nomination criteria, and how the judging works.

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Prize Conference 2014

In November 2014 we again hosted an international conference featuring scientists, experts and campaigners from five continents.

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Why we need a Prize

Over the past twenty years huge changes have happened in relation to animal testing, but it is taking too long for testing to stop completely.

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